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February 11, 2021 City Council Regular Meeting
34. Authorize the City Manager to Execute Three Contract Renewals for Tree and Stump Removal Services to Gunnison Tree Specialist (Primary), ArborNature, LLC (Secondary), and Kocun Tree Care, LLC, (Tertiary) for up to $700,000 (Event No. 7276) - Item Added on 2/8/21
Strategic Priority
Good Government

Recommend approval to renew an annual contract for tree and stump removal services with Gunnison Tree Specialist (Atlanta, GA)(D) (primary), ArborNature, LLC (Savannah,GA)(B) (secondary), and Kolcun Tree Care, LLC (Savannah,GA)(B) (tertiary) for up to $700,000. The Greenscapes Department uses the tree and stump removal services to remove trees and stumps throughout the City of Savannah at various City properties and public rights of way.

This contract was originally bid and approved by Council on September 26, 2019. This is the first of three renewal options available.

(D) Indicates non-local, non-DBE business. (B) Indicates local, non-DBE business. Recommend approval.



Heath Lloyd, Chief of Infrastructure and Development
Financial Impact
Expenditure of $700,000 from the Urban Forestry General Fund
Review Comments
Exhibit 1: Purchasing Summary - Tree and Stump Removal.pdf
Exhibit 2: Funding Verification - Tree and Stump Removal.pdf
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